In the modern world, everything we know is built on a foundation of numbers and their relationships. It’s hard to imagine a time when that was a radical idea, but such a time existed. 988 more words

Originally authored on GlamBlog:

In the modern world, everything we know is built on a foundation of numbers and their relationships. It’s hard to imagine a time when that was a radical idea, but such a time existed. 988 more words

Originally authored on GlamBlog:

My love and I were talking about the Pythagoreans because that’s the kind of people we are. Also because the Pythagoreans are interesting. They have that mix of philosophical and mathematical ideas fused into something too nutty for Ancient Greece to put up with. 823 more words

Mathematical Players **(Part 1)**

The mathematicians that make up our mathematical working thus far are extremely important, and to show my appreciation, I thought I should tell you who they are… 3,204 more words

Mην βαδίζεις στις λεωφόρους αλλά στα μονοπάτια.

Mην ακολουθείς τις γνώμες των πολλών, αλλά τις γνώμες των μορφωμένων.

**Ο Πυθαγόρας ο Σάμιος, υπήρξε σημαντικός Έλληνας φιλόσοφος, μαθηματικός, γεωμέτρης, θεωρητικός της μουσικής, ηγέτης αρχαίου θρησκευτικού και πολιτικού κινήματος, ιδρυτής της Πυθαγόρειας σχολής.**

**Aristophon, fr.9 ( The Pythagorean, from Athenaeus, 4.161f)**

“Dear Gods! Do we believe that the ancient Pythagoreans,

–the real Pythagoreans, I mean–were willingly filthy, 320 more words

The rise of veganism over the past decade has be cataclysmic. It seemingly came from nowhere and its growing popularity almost mirrors the rise of the internet. 516 more words